|Registrations Now Being Taken For Little Swim on the Prairie|
Registrations are now being accepted for the 3K and 1.5K Little Swim on the Prairie at the Shawnee Mission Park Lake, 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee. This event will take place on Sunday, July 21 and is being sponsored by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District.
This open water swim event is for ages 16 and up.
Two events will be offered: a 3K swim (3,000 meters) consisting of two laps of the course and a 1.5K swim (1,5000 meters), consisting of one lap of the course. Both events begin in waist-deep water at the beach with the 3K event starting at 8 a.m., and the 1.5K event starting at 8:10 a.m.
The entry fee for the swim is $20 per swimmer through July 19. The fee for entries received on the day of the race, July 21, will be $25. Participants receive a Little Swim on the Prairie T-Shirt. Entries are limited to the first 150 swimmers.
The JCPRD's ACTIVITIES catalog, with information and a registration form, is available for pick-up at all Johnson County Library branches. For more information or to register, call (913) 831-3359 VOICE or (913) 831-3342 TDD. To register online and for updated program listings, visit the District's website at www.jcprd.com